Quotes: frankly

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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs.
  • Edith Wharton
    Edith Wharton
    American Author 1862-1937
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    Almost everybody in the neighborhood had ''troubles,'' frankly localized and specified; but only the chosen had ''complications.'' To have them was in itself a distinction, though it was also, in most cases, a death warrant. People struggled on for years wit
  • And frankly, being a woman I think gives me a slightly different take on a lot of the issues and on a lot of the solutions to the problems we face.
  • Bill Bryson
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    And I find chopsticks frankly distressing. Am I alone in thinking it odd that a people ingenious enough to invent paper, gunpowder, kites and any number of other useful objects, and who have a noble history extending back 3,000 years haven't yet worked out that a pair of knitting needles is no way to capture food?
  • Anthony Weiner
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    Every dollar that we send in State Department aid or humanitarian aid that saves us from having to get involved with very expensive military actions is a good investment. And frankly, helping Israel fight terrorism in the Middle East is much cheaper than us fighting it here on our shores.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    Frankly speaking, I don't know much about rock music. But I enjoyed some when I was in college or high school. But I stopped listening after Elvis Presley!
  • Casey Wilson
    Casey Wilson
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    Frankly, 'Bride Wars' got made because movies with women need to be about weddings and love.
  • Caroll Spinney
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    Frankly, I think if I won the lottery and won a billion dollars, I'd still want to continue doing this job. I love expressing myself through it. I've gotten to really love acting. And I've gotten to know Big Bird from the inside out so thoroughly it's like playing my kid. I can't imagine deliberately stopping.
  • Joseph Heller
    Joseph Heller
    American author of novels, short stories, plays and screenplays 1923-1999
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    Frankly, I'd like to see the government get out of war altogether and leave the whole field to private industry.
  • Arthur Golden
    Arthur Golden
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    I don't think any of us can speak frankly about pain until we are no longer enduring it.
  • Jimmy Carter
    Jimmy Carter
    American statesman, 39e President 1924-
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    I say to you quite frankly that the time for racial discrimination is over.
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
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    I would have liked having children to some degree, but frankly I haven't got the time to take the kids to the goddamn ballgame.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
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    It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another, but above all try something.
  • Carol Bartz
    Carol Bartz
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    It's very, very hard to affect culture. And you can get surprised thinking you're farther down the path of change than you really are because, frankly, most of us like the way things are.
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